Victoria Gate and Battersea shortlisted for the MIPIM Awards 2017
We are pleased to announce that two of our projects have been shortlisted for the MIPIM Awards 2017. Victoria Gate has been shortlisted for ‘Best Shopping Centre’ and Battersea has been shortlisted for ‘Best Urban Generation Project’.
The MIPIM Awards is an internationally renowned real estate competition at MIPIM, the world’s property market. It honours the most outstanding and accomplished projects, completed or yet to be built, around the world, the very best of the real estate industry.
The category for ‘Best Shopping Centre’ rewards the new shopping centre, retail park or factory outlet which succeeds in encouraging and retaining traffic, whilst offering a unique shopper experience through new technologies, services and architectural features that aim to increase footfall and customer satisfaction. We are proud to have provided multidiscipline services for Victoria Gate and were also appointed by Sir Robert McAlpine to complete the multidisciplinary engineering services design as part of their design and build contract, with additional expertise provided on the acoustics, fire engineering and transportation. To find out more, click here.
The category for ‘Best Urban Generation Project’ rewards projects, already in the works or recently completed, that include or contribute significantly to an urban regeneration through the physical and economic revitalisation of a town or a city. Our team provided Environmental advice and Environmental statements for Battersea Power Station. To read more, click here.
All finalists will be submitted to an on-site vote at the MIPIM Awards Gallery located in the heart of the exhibition area from March 14th – 16th 2017.
The jury will select the winner of the Special Jury Award, the jury’s personal favourite. MIPIM delegates will be invited to vote for their favourite project in each of the 11 categories. This vote, combined with the jury’s vote, will represent 50% of the final result.
The winners will be announced at the MIPIM Awards ceremony which will be held on Thursday 16th March 2017 at the Grand Auditorium, Palais des Festivals, Cannes.